THE TYRANNY OF HASHTAGS

This article is published in the Penthouse AU…

Censorship does not begin and end with a roll of duct-tape. There are many paths that converge on its hills, entering the silent city via dusty tracks, highways and stormwater channels all lined with deluge from previous authoritarian states. Freedom comes under siege the moment these roads stop being a curiosity of political tourism and are instead trampled by a Social Media hoard.

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